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1 August 2014 Last updated at 14:01

School named in child abuse probe

Police investigating allegations of historic child abuse probe activities at a former school in Cumbria.

Jerry GrahamNew police chief facing cuts of £10m

Cumbria's new chief constable says providing a "visible and effective" police presence amid ongoing austerity is the biggest challenge he faces.

West Cumberland HospitalAcute care 'increasingly fragile'

Staff shortages at West Cumberland Hospital are creating an increasingly fragile situation with acute care, managers warn.

Richard Moss Article written by Richard Moss Richard Moss Political editor, North East & Cumbria

Can Osborne deliver on northern powerhouse pledge?

The Chancellor wants to create a northern powerhouse through railways, science and mayors but can he deliver?

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Chris Jackson Article written by Chris Jackson Chris Jackson Presenter, Inside Out, North East & Cumbria

New stories emerge about the impact of WW1 on Tyneside

A century after the start of World War One new stories are emerging of how it affected Tyneside

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